Match report: Juwara & Djermoune first Farsley strikes assist U23s 5-0 win

Ousainey Juwara (2) and Fares Djermoune scored their first Farsley goals alongside a Reggie Waud double to earn an U23s pre-season victory against Alwoodley. ‘Keeper Jordan Leatham and defender Kenneth Effah made their non-competitive debuts, promoted from the U21s. Majed Alastal and Wilfred Frimpong earned their first starts since following the same pathway. Farsley’s opener […]

Neil Ross’ post-match reaction vs Huddersfield Amateurs: “They won’t have the time on the ball”

Neil Ross refused to blame the change in system, rather questioning his U23s’ players’ mentality for the 5-1 defeat to Huddersfield Amateurs in their second pre-season friendly on Wednesday. A back five was forced into a back four due to a late withdrawal, adding to the already numerous absentees such as captain Keanan Mannings and […]

Three Academy players sign first-team non-contracts

Mitchell Fox, Louis Fialdini and Reggie Waud have each signed first-team non-contracts following successful pre-seasons with the senior side. Fialdini (18), Waud (19) and Fox (22) received their offers following featuring in the first-team’s final pre-season friendly against Fleetwood Town u23s last Saturday. Fialdini scored on his non-competitive debut in the opening pre-season friendly 4-1 […]

Match report: Fialdini consolation goal in defeat in second pre-season friendly

Louis Fialdini scored the U23s only goal in a 5-1 defeat to Huddersfield Amateurs with further trialists among the squad on Wednesday. Fialdini scored the fourth and final goal of the first-half, the u23s trailing 3-1 at the break in their second pre-season friendly. Two further trialists made appearances while first-team experienced Keanan Mannings, Mitchell […]

Match preview: More trialists to be in matchday squad for U23s’ second pre-season friendly

Neil Ross sees his u23s’ second pre-season friendly as the perfect opportunity to “develop” further trialists with several regulars absent for the visit of Huddersfield Amateurs on Wednesday. Keanan Mannings and Oliver Broe are among several important players unavailable, leaving space for “a couple more” trialists to be selected alongside the four that featured in […]